Leigh on Sea News

Trawler - The New Publication For Leigh-on-Sea

Leigh-on-Sea collective pioneers a community-generated crowdfunded publication.

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HISTORICALEIGH - Leigh Is The Place To Be

For all those people who's desire is to move to Leigh, it is interesting to look back at how our ancestors viewed the town and the desire to live here.

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Happy New Year! Where to see it in?

Wondering where to see the New Year in your favourite town?... here's our list.. so far!

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Leigh School's Set for Merger

Official Southend Borough Council Press Release

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How are you? Find out about a free NHS Health check

Official Southend Borough Council Press Release

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Council backs Dry January campaign and asks – “What could you do during a hangover free weekend?”

Official Southend Borough Council Press Release

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HistoricaLEIGH - The Surgical Salmon

In the 17th century many famous mariners who were Brethren of Trinity House. In St. Clement’s church there is a memorial to Robert Salmon of Leigh (1566-1641) whose ancestors had long been Leigh men. Robert was a master of Trinity House in 1617. But the Salmons weren’t just sea men.

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A Christmas Fixture

For the first time in over a decade, Southend can now boast a professional theatre company producing top quality comedy and drama. Running in partnership with The Cricketers' Pub, Deadpan Films and Fatboy Productions, Southend Rep Theatre Company.

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Santa Claus is coming to Leigh tonight and all of this week!

Leigh-on-Sea Round Table Santa Claus and his sleigh will be coming to Leigh-on-Sea courtesy of the Leigh-on-Sea Round Table during the week beginning Monday 15 December.

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Leigh Christmas Market

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HISTORICALEIGH - Water Water Everywhere But Not A Drop To Drink

How many of you pass the drinking fountain at the top of Leigh Hill every day and don’t give it a second thought?

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HistoricaLEIGH - They Were Goodlads

One Friday in November 1923 the crown of a brick vault in Leigh churchyard gave way and a heavy tomb fell into the cavity.

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Family Fun this weekend

Lots of fabulously festive ideas of what to do this coming weekend! 

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Leigh Community Centre – A Bright Future

At the heart of Leigh life, and growing day by day, is Leigh Community Centre in Elm Road which celebrates its centenary in 2014.

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Santa Claus really is coming to town!!!!

Santa Claus really is coming to town at Night of The Lights!

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Leigh Market - BE PART OF SOMETHING SPECIAL!

Leigh Market... BE PART OF SOMETHING SPECIAL!

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HistoricaLEIGH - Doom of the witches pond!

Introducing Carole to Leigh-on-Sea.com; our new historical writer! This article, is the first in a series of snippets from Leigh’s past to pique your interest into finding out more about Leigh-on-Sea and beyond and to show the wealth of wonderful, sometimes quirky, and interesting things our community!! 

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Christmas Panto for Leigh!!!! Auditions being held!

This official press release from Leigh Town Council details all about the amazing Panto and when and where auditions are taking place!

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Macmillan Coffee Morning - Well done all!

A huge well done to everybody who hosted a Macmillan Coffee morning.. but why was ours different?

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Statement regarding Martin Goldberg of Thorpe Hall School

Official Southend Borough Council Press Release

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